1-Year Adjunct Assistant Professor in Art History (Northern Renaissance and Baroque Art), Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY



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1-Year Adjunct Assistant Professor in Art History (Northern Renaissance and Baroque Art) Department: Art Department Duration of Position: Academic year / Part time Position Type: Faculty Posting Removal Date: Open Until Filled Posting Number: 1001811 About Vassar College Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar College is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum, and promoting an environment of equality, inclusion, and respect for difference. Candidates who can contribute to this goal through their teaching, research, advising, and other activities are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in this area. Individuals from groups whose underrepresentation in the American professoriate has been severe and longstanding are particularly encouraged to apply. Position Summary and Responsibilities The Department of Art at Vassar College invites applications for an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Art History, with a specialization in Northern Renaissance and Baroque Art, 1400-1700. The position is an academic year/part time position (benefits eligible) for the 2020-21 academic year. It entails teaching one intermediate level course on Northern European art, 1400-1700; one advanced seminar on a specialized topic; and teaching one conference section and contributing lectures on Northern Renaissance and Baroque art in our introductory team-taught art history survey course. Qualifications Candidates should upload the following: cover letter; curriculum vitae; graduate school transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable for the initial application); statement of teaching experience, interests, and philosophy; three letters of reference; and a diversity statement highlighting contributions to and/or future plans for promoting diversity and inclusion through teaching, research and/or professional involvements. Review of applications will begin on March 30, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Please direct questions regarding the position or application process to Lisa Gail Collins, Chair, Department of Art (art@vassar.edu). Required Applicant Documents Vita Cover Letter Transcripts 1 Personal Statement Diversity Statement Optional Applicant Documents Transcripts 1 Transcripts 2 Transcripts 3 Other 1 Other 2 Other 3 Publication 1 Publication 2 Special Instructions to Applicants For full consideration applicants should apply by: Anticipated Start Date: Anticipated End Date (If Applicable): To Apply: All applicants must apply online at: https://employment.vassar.edu. Vassar is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged. Vassar College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
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